Luling is a somewhat small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 5,764 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Luling is the 344th largest community in Texas.
When you are in Luling, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 35.21% of Luling’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Luling is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Luling who work in healthcare suport services (15.02%), office and administrative support (9.56%), and sales jobs (5.88%).
In Luling, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.62 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Being a small city, Luling does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The education level of Luling citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 18.30% of adults 25 and older in Luling have a college degree.
The per capita income in Luling in 2010 was $22,128, which is middle income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $88,512 for a family of four. However, Luling contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Luling is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Luling home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Luling residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Luling also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 44.08% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Luling include English, Irish, Czech, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Luling is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.